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Clinical Factors of Tinnitus Influence Perceived Loudness and Annoyance

Clinical characteristics of tinnitus such as duration, consistency and other factors influence the way// individuals perceive loudness and annoyance associated with the condition, according to a report. Tinnitus, a ringing, buzzing or whistling sound in one or both ears occurring without outsi...

White House Launches 'Fishy' Expedition

...hing entrenched in the American political tradition: Dissent," said Perkins. "The right to free speech seems to be, for the President, a rather pesky annoyance that keeps him from having his way on health care. Well, welcome to representative democracy and the reality of opposing viewpoints, Mr. President. ...

Many Smokers Don't Tell Docs About Their Habit

...percent of smokers who talked to their health-care providers about tobacco use reported negative feelings, including guilt, uneasiness, embarrassment, annoyance and pressure. Healton, who was once a smoker herself, said that pregnant women and people with such problems as depression and alcoholism might be ...

Clinicians override most electronic medication safety alerts

...-Farber Cancer Institute and Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center (BIDMC), suggests that most clinicians find the current medication alerts more of an annoyance than a valuable tool. The authors conclude that if electronic prescribing is to effectively enhance patient safety, significant improvements are neces...

Northern Kentucky Voters Support Smokefree Workplaces

...de and arsenic. As Surgeon General Carmona stated when releasing the report, "The debate is over. The science is clear. Secondhand smoke is not a mere annoyance but a serious health hazard." The Surgeon General's Report concluded that, "Establishing smokefree workplaces is the only effective way to ensure th...

Forget the 'Old' Stereotypes - New Survey Reveals that Baby Boomers Are Feeling More 'Young' and Active than Ever!

... letting it stop them from living a full life. And seven out of ten boomers say that muscle or joint pain interfering with their lifestyle is a bigger annoyance than making sure they get enough exercise and stay fit (73 percent vs. 27 percent). Three- quarters of boomers keep an active lifestyle to stay health...

Tinnitus Patients can Lead a Normal Life

...en of it, and so the tinnitus is perceived, it does not cause discomfort or annoyance and is quickly forgotten. Doctor Heitzmann considers that perceivin...as an elasticity and capacity for learning. The fact the tinnitus generates annoyance means that the CNS processes it as an important sound. We can teach the sys...

Headway in identification of allergens of contact dermatitis

...sitive reaction, and 1,933 (50 percent) had two or more positive reactions. Contact dermatitis is common among all age groups and can cause minor annoyance to more severe handicaps, according to Mark Davis, M.D., Mayo Clinic dermatologist and lead study researcher. "Patients with contact dermatitis can ge...

Half of world's children are passive smokers - damning disclosure from WHO

...c places. She added that scientists around the world agreed that there were no safe permissible levels of second hand smoke. "Far from being a mere annoyance or a minor discomfort, exposure to second-hand smoke causes cancer and contributes to various lung and heart diseases," said Brundtland, adding that i...
Annoyance in Medical Dictionary

Crying

...ght after feedings ... Crying - Definition of Crying at Dictionary.com a free online dictionary with ... for crying out loudUsed to express annoyance or astonishment: Let's get going, ... Tips for coping with a crying baby. This is a list of things you can do to soothe a crying baby. Please ...
Annoyance in Biological News

UNC study: Text messaging may help children fight off obesity

... CHAPEL HILL Many children love sending and receiving text messages through their cell phones sometimes to the great annoyance of their parents. But now a new study from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill suggests this technology could be used to reduce childre...
Annoyance in Biological Technology

RFID system aids hospital in tracking assets

... Brookfield , Wis. - The biggest fear for a doctor may be losing a patient, but a significant annoyance is missing equipment. In the hectic environment of a hospital, there are hundreds of supplies to keep track of and no way to watch every one - a proce...
Annoyance in Biological Dictionary

RNA virus

...itis B, copy their RNA into ... Double-stranded RNA viruses -- which include the rotavirus that kills about one ... RNA viruses : constant annoyance and lethal disease ... These viruses must do many things inside the cell using only RNA as an invading genetic code. ... Viruses consist ba...
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